1. Sputnik was launched 10/4/57 by the Soviet Union.
  2. It travelled 1,440 orbits reaching 43.5 million miles before it burned up 1/4/58.
  3. It’s orbit lasted 98 minutes.
  4. It was the size of a beach ball and weighed 183.9 lbs.
  5. It was the first man made satellite and provided information on the upper atmosphere and ionosphere.

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